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Receiving Efficiency for Pulsed Coherent Lidars
Author(s): Yanzeng Zhao; Madison J. Post
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Paper Abstract

We have used the techniques of Siegman I and others2'3'4 to calculate the receiving efficiency of monostatic coherent lidars vs. range for various telescope focal settings. The receiving efficiency q(z) is defined as

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Date Published: 12 December 1989
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 1181, 5th Conf on Coherent Laser Radar: Technology and Applications, (12 December 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.963768
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Yanzeng Zhao, University of Colorado/NOAA (United States)
Madison J. Post, NOAA/Wave Propagation Laboratory (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1181:
5th Conf on Coherent Laser Radar: Technology and Applications
James W. Bilbro; Christian Werner, Editor(s)

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